The most luxurious cruise ship in the world, Regent Seven Seas Explorer has now had the royal seal of approval during a lavish christening ceremony in Monte Carlo this week.
Godmother Princess Charlene of Monaco blessed Regent Seven Seas Cruises
newest ship by blowing a kiss before smashing a bottle of champagne at the ceremony.
The Princess of Monaco expressed her joy at being honoured with the title of Godmother to the RSS Explorer and also her partnership with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings working towards water safety and protecting aquatic environments.
Guests present at the dazzling christening ceremony in Monte Carlo were also treated to a 40 minute concert from world famous Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli.
Raising the bar for luxury cruise travel, Frank del Rio – Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings President and CEO announced “We have already begun a massive $125million refurbishment effort to ensure every ship in our fleet matches the luxury standard found on Explorer, and will introduce a sister-ship in 2020.”
Those sailing on Regent Seven Seas Explorer
can expect suites with marble bathrooms and crystal chandeliers plus custom Versace dinnerware in the stunning main restaurant Compass Rose. Sailings start late August with a wealth of exciting Mediterranean itineraries featuring Venice, Monte Carlo, Barcelona and more. Experience ultra luxury and cruise the Med with our RSS Explorer cruise deals
and see below for construction updates with insider footage.
See our photos from onboard RSS Explorer